Denver Lane Bloods

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The West Side (W/S) Denver Lane Bloods, also known as the "Denver Lane Gangster Bloods", are a long standing and infamous primarily African-American street gang founded on the west side of South Los Angeles, California in the early 1970s. The name of this gang derives from a residential street called “Denver Avenue” which sits between Hoover Street and Figueroa Street. They claim as their territory the area bordered by 104th Street to the north, Grand Avenue to the east, 120th Street to the south, and Vermont to the west. The 105 Century Freeway acts as a borderline between the Denver Lanes and the 120 Raymond Avenue Crips, one of their most bitter rivals. The rivalry between the Denver Lanes and the Raymond Avenue Crips was a long and bloody one that has gone on for more than 20 years [1]. The Denver Lanes are also bitter rivals of all Hoover Criminals, particularly the 107 Hoover Criminals Gang and 112 Hoover Criminals Gang [2] as well as the 92 Hoover Criminals Gang and 94 Hoover Criminals Gang. The Denver Lanes were responsible for pushing the 112 Hoover Criminals Gang off of parts of their turf during the early 2000s. Other Crip rivals include the Osage Legend Crips, Eight Tray Gangster Crips, the Broadway Gangster Crips (although they are currently engaged in an unofficial ceasefire), all Hard Time Hustler Crips, the 118 East Coast Blocc Crips, Pimp Town Gangster Crips, Gardena Paybacc Crips, 87 Gangster Crips and the 97 Gangster Crips. Although the Denver Lanes have traditionally been rivals of most Tray(3x) gangs, they do not share the same disdain for gangs under the Neighbor Hood Crips card and have unofficially aligned themselves with the Rollin 60s Neighborhood Crips and the Rollin 100s Crips to take on the Hoover Criminals. The Denver Lanes are also friendly towards the Hispanic South Los 13 gang who share parts of their turf with the Lanes and co-exist peacefully. Not only do the Denver Lanes war with traditional Crip gangs, but they also have had past conflicts with a multitude of fellow Blood gangs as well. Their most heated Blood rivalry was with the Campanella Park Pirus who had murdered Lil Laniak 2; a reputed member of the Denver Lanes [3]. They also have had conflicts with the Inglewood Neighborhood Pirus, Queen Street Bloods, the Bounty Hunters Watts and more recently with the Inglewood Family Gang and the Mad Swan Bloods as well. The Denver Lanes share a close alliance with the Crenshaw Mafia Gang for over 20 years. This alliance was referred to as “Denver Mafias” by the O.G.s and then was coined the “Mafia Lanes” by the following generations. They also have a close-knit relationship with the Athens Park Bloods affectionately called the "Athens Lanes" alliance. The Denver Lanes are also represented in the unincorporated city of Pasadena by the Pasadena Denver Lane Bloods. Other allies include the Harvard Park Brims, Village Town Piru, Blood Stone Villians and the Weirdoz Gangster Bloods. Rappers B-Brazy (L.I.P), Peanut 2 (L.I.P) and Lil' Laniak 2 (L.I.P) who appeared on the Damu Ridas album were from this gang [4].

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West Side Denver Lane Bloods. This particular hit-up pays homage to the 106, 108 and 109 faction of the gang. Beside it, disrespect to the Hoover Criminals and all Crips.

Also See: Pasadena Denver Lane Bloods


106th Street Lanes

108th Street Lanes

109th Street Lanes (this was the original set)

111th Street Lanes

115th Street Lanes

119th Street Lanes

Figueroa Rider Gang

Imperial Rider Gang


Soldier Accused in Gang Shooting

DEA Investigation Targets Pasadena Drug Gang

9 People Linked to Denver Lanes Bloods Indicted on Federal Charges


  • Dick Lickers
  • Licks
  • Lames
  • Dirty Lames

Deceased members

  • 1. Snoop, the first Denver Lane that got killed. He died in the 70's.
  • 2. Lil' Brother. He was killed on the 106th and Figueroa.
  • 3. Aaron. He the big brother of G-Sexx.
  • 4. Fro Dog, 1985
  • 5. Hallow Foots
  • 6. Ju Ju, 1988
  • 7. Vick Rock, 1988
  • 8. Oliver
  • 9. Marlin
  • 10. Psycho Mike
  • 11. Boom
  • 12. Tony Jayce
  • 13. Red
  • 14. JD 2
  • 15. Midnight. He may have been killed by the Santana Blocc Crips.
  • 16. Loko Will 1. He was shot and killed while washing his car in 1990. He died in his mama's arms.
  • 17. Ed Pro
  • 18. Dean. The uncle of June Dawg.
  • 19. Big Laniak. In 1992, he was set up in a drug deal and was killed with Kricket, Molintha and Koko execution style.
  • 20. Kricket, 1992
  • 21. Molintha, she was a female. Either she or Koko was pregnant and was shot in the stomach according to a DLB member.
  • 22. Koko, 1992
  • 23. Big Brother
  • 24. Big Grimlock
  • 25. Lil' Grimlock
  • 26. Stef. She was a female.
  • 27. Peanut 1. He was shot in the head around 1995.
  • 28. Turtle 2. He was shot and killed in 1995 at a phone.
  • 29. Tone Malone. He was killed in 1995 and had a closed casket funeral.
  • 30. Teresa. She was a female.
  • 31. Peanut 2 aka KP. He was shot 17 times in November 1995. The murderers might be from either Carson Crips or East Coast Crips.
  • 32. Lil' Laniak. He was with his little daughter when he was shot and killed.
  • 33. Biggie
  • 34. Ken Dog, 1996
  • 35. Big Yoda
  • 36. Lil' Yoda
  • 37. Tyree
  • 38. YG
  • 39. Ed Dog
  • 40. G-Mont. After he got brain-dead at the hospital, his mama decided to unplug him as she didn't wanted him to suffer.
  • 41. Poo. He was killed in an alley by some Crips.
  • 42. O 1
  • 43. Baby Stone. He died because of a car accident.
  • 44. Joker Face
  • 45. Kowboy
  • 46. OG Bang
  • 47. Komoe
  • 48. G-Sexx
  • 49. Ray Dogg 1
  • 50. Pocahantas. She was a female.
  • 51. T-Row
  • 52. Lil' Twin
  • 53. Lil' Mackie
  • 54. Big Woof
  • 55. Daymon
  • 56. B-Mack
  • 57. Nocchio
  • 58. Lil' Slim
  • 59. Ramon "Lil' Lee Bee" Humphrey. He was shot and killed June 9, 2006 on the 111th street of the the DLB's turf.
  • 60. G-Will
  • 61. Baby Popa Smurf. He was shot in the head while riding his bike in 2002.
  • 62. Baby Hangout HK 3. He was from the 108th street. He was killed in 2008.
  • 63. Baby B-Lok
  • 64. G-Redd. He was from the 111th street. He was shot and killed in 2009 in Inglewood.
  • 65. Knuckles from the 115th street. Died in 2009.
  • 66. Baby Mackie
  • 67. Lil' Suge
  • 68. James "Mook / Shoota" Hill. He was shot in the 10800 block of Grand Avenue. He was 45.
  • 69. Tray Dogg. He died of an aneurysm in 2011.
  • 70. Tiny D Bone aka KS. His real name was Trayvonnie Odom and he was 25. He was shot and killed on the 109th street of the DLB's turf in 2013.
  • 71. Lil' Rob. His real name was Deontra Lornell Phillips and he was 36. He was sitting in a car around Denver Avenue / 111th street of the DLB's turf when he was shot and killed in 2013.
  • 72. Kev Dog
  • 73. Lonnie Lon
  • 74. Tall Kan
  • 75. K-Tone 2
  • 76. Krock
  • 77. Woody Lanes
  • 78. Lady Bug
  • 79. Lil Bosko
  • 80. Baby Bosko
  • 81. Mouse
  • 82. Skrap
  • 83. Ed from the 5
  • 84. OOG Ricky Lane
  • 85. Evil AL
  • 86. Loko Will 2
  • 87. KTM
  • 88. Screwy Louie. Shot and killed during an argument December 21 2019 on the 115th street of the Denver Lanes turf.